There are four end goals to achieve when preparing a telecom RFP:
This is the sixth installment of CarrierBid’s eleven part series on the telecom procurement process.
Key terms and conditions to include:
New technology & network design:
When you’re goal is to implement a new technology, like SIP, VoIP or MPLS, you won’t have your existing services to use for comparison purposes. You’ll also be entering into new territories, so it’s even RFP structure is extremely important.
Consider the time after the RFQ:
Structuring an RFP is an important step in the telecom procurement process. It will add direction to your efforts and require you to think about and write down your goals and specifications. The RFP can be a road map to guide you through the procurement process.
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